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Theo Merryweather, 5, of Brooklyn, N.Y., zooms around pretending to be Superman while his cousins and friends did hip hop yoga at the home his family is renting in Hartland Four Corners, Vt. on July 29, 2014.  (Valley News - Ariana van den Akker)

Up, Up and Away

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Theo Merryweather, 5, of Brooklyn, N.Y., pretends to be a superhero on Tuesday while his cousins and friends did yoga outside at the home his family is renting in Hartland Four Corners on Tuesday. Valley News — Ariana van den Akker …

Engagement: Felisme — Chartier

Sunday, July 27, 2014

North Hartland — Nicole Felisme and Robert Chartier II have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of JoAnn and Cedoine Felisme, of Manchester, N.H. She graduated from Manchester Memorial High School in 2007 and earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Colby-Sawyer College in 2011. She is employed as a registered …

Forum, July 23: More About the Co-op; No More Co-op; Thanks, Shawn Braley

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Don’t Rush to Judgment To the Editor: The recent controversy about firings at the Co-op seems to revolve around how a values-based organization could so abruptly dismiss employees considered by many to be very competent and helpful. We have long been Co-op members and one of us served on the Co-op board for many years, so we are fully aware both of co-operative …

Windsor Baseball Plays Like a Team on a Mission

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Orford — The Windsor High baseball team made sure its first-ever meeting against Rivendell Academy wouldn’t be the last-ever game for Yellowjackets coach Don Swinyer. Senior Ethan Hill threw a complete-game four-hitter with eight strikeouts and no walks, Russell Simonds had two doubles and No. 11 Windsor overcame …

Swinyer Wins in Finale

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Windsor — While the Windsor High baseball team was a 3-1 winner over Bellows Falls on Saturday, it was not a particularly happy day for followers of Yellowjacket baseball: Don Swinyer coached his last game at MacLeay-Royce Field. Job obligations have forced Swinyer to resign from a position …

Kearsarge Boys Repeat as Track Kings

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Local Roundup: Kearsarge Boys Repeat as Track Kings …

Hartford Softball Nips Windsor

Saturday, May 31, 2014

Windsor — She was at her best when it counted the most. Hartford pitcher Kaitlyn Woodward retired the final 10 batters while her teammates pushed across the tie-breaking run in the sixth inning as the Hurricanes pulled out a 6-5 win over Windsor in the final regular season …

Joanna Harriet (Coutts) Langlais

Friday, May 30, 2014

North Hartland, Vt. — Joanna Harriet (Coutts) Langlais, 86, died Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at her home in North Hartland surrounded by her family. She was born April 19, 1928, in London, England a daughter of Thomas and Patience Coutts. She grew up in London and the English …

Joanna H. Langlais

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

North Hartland, Vt. — Joanna H. Langlais, 86, died Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at her surrounded by her family. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home. A full obituary will follow at a later date. …

A Life: Maureen Elizabeth Casey, 1942-2014; ‘A Hell of an Example of A Human Being’

Monday, May 26, 2014

Hartland — In the late 1960s and for much of the ’70s, Casey’s Tavern was the place to go in Hartland Four Corners for a well-cooked meal and a pint, and sides of good cheer, honest advice, camaraderie …

Letter: Time for a New Phrase

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

To the Editor: Absent Barbara Walters, famous for interviewing the man who shot Reagan because that man wanted to be famous, it’s time the media served us better than the meaningless phrase “climate change.” In its place, the media should report what is happening: Humans are ruining the …

Obituary: Maureen Casey

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Hartland Four Corners, Vt. — A Celebration of the life of Maureen Casey will be held in Hartland Four Corners on Monday, May 19 beginning at 5 p.m. in the Hartland UU church then moving to Maureen’s gardens across the street for a special brook side ceremony at …

Deborah Burgoyne Hamilton

Friday, May 16, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — Deborah Burgoyne Hamilton was born on July 10, 1943, in Bridgeport, Conn. and died peacefully on Friday, May 9, 2014. She spent her youth in Darien, Conn. and graduated from Stephens College in Columbia, Miss. where she studied theater. She attended and worked at the …